Tarajika is an ensemble of innovative musicians who create a unique African sound which incorporates elements from different nations into House Music.
Tarajika consists of 2 DJ’s “Dj Emotions” and “DJ Skhu”. “Magzz” who is on vocals and works his magic on the marimba combining an authentic African and Central American sound. And finally “Uche International” who is an incredible and diverse percussionist and hook master closing off the intercontinental feel the group brings to the house music scene.
Being the new boys on the block Tarajika seek to change the face of house music as they are currently completing their debut album. Their first single “Now or Never” is already getting great reviews and overwhelming response at every performance. This is set to be a national anthem.
Together Tarajika combine their brilliant ideas, ethnicities backgrounds to create a sound infused with local, African and an international feel that sets them apart from the rest.
Their previous single “Nkandla” was voted number 1 for three weeks in a row on Oskido’s “I Believe” show on Metro FM. Their music video “Good Love” played on Channel O Turn Up (Viewers Choice). They have also shared the stage with Nathi at the SABC song of the year awards and the Cape Town International Jazz Festival performing the nation wide hit Nomvula.